Baseball Gameday: Beavers | Bruins | 3 P.M.
Game 46: Oregon State (37-8, 19-4) vs. UCLA (23-24-1, 10-13)
May 11, 2014 | 3:05 p.m. PT
Corvallis, Ore. | Goss Stadium At Coleman Field
Probable Starters: LHP Jace Fry (9-1, 1.59) vs. RHP Cody Poteet (3-3, 3.90)
TV: Pac-12 Networks
Oregon State and UCLA close out their three-game series at Goss Stadium on Sunday. First pitch is scheduled for 3:05 p.m. PT.
The game will air live on the Beaver Sports Network and Beaver Nation Online (osubeavers.com). For more information on catching the Beavers on the radio, check osubeavers.com. All games air on the Beaver Sports Network with pre-game 30 minutes before first pitch. Affiliates include KICE 940-AM (Bend, Ore.), KEJO 1240-AM (Corvallis), KKNX 840-AM (Eugene), KLZS 1450-AM (Eugene), KAKT 104.7-FM (Grants Pass, Medford-weekends), KLAD 960-AM (Klamath Falls), Fox Sports Radio 620-AM (Portland), KSKR 1490-AM (Roseburg), KBZY 1490-AM (Salem - Weekends, Weekday Day Games) and KOHI 1600-AM (St. Helens, Ore.).
The game will be televised live on the Pac-12 Networks. It can be found on channel 409 for Dish Network and 720 (HD) on Comcast. Check your local listings for other carriers. JB Long and J.T. Snow will be on the call.
Subscribers to the Pac-12 Networks can watch the game online via Pac-12.com or by downloading the Pac-12 Now app on smartphones.
Live stats for the game can be accessed by clicking on the live stats link located on the baseball schedule page on osubeavers.com.
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Oregon State used a five-run seventh inning to get separation from UCLA in a 9-3 win over the Bruins on Saturday night. Gabe Clark led the Beavers with four runs driven in. Andrew Moore picked up the win after allowing 10 hits and three runs in 6 2/3 innings.
The win Saturday gave the Beavers sole possession of first place in the Pac-12 Conference, by half a game over Washington. OSU has been in first on eight of a possible 23 dates during the 2014 season and 23 of a possible 53 dates dating back to 2013. The Beavers have been out of first or second place on just four days over the last two years.
Closing Out Sunday
Oregon State is looking for its fifth sweep of the Pac-12 season on Sunday, and the Beavers have history on their side. OSU is 10-1 in Sunday games this season, including a 4-1 mark at Goss Stadium.
Fry At Home
Jace Fry, Sunday’s probable starter, is 4-1 with a 1.36 ERA this season in five games at home. Amazingly, he has been even better away from home, going 4-0 with a 0.27 earned run average in four appearances in true road games.
The ‘Pen Again
Oregon State saw three pitchers - Zack Reser, Brandon Jackson and Max Engelbrekt - work out of the bullpen on Saturday. The trio combined to allow one walk and a hit by pitch in 2 1/3 innings. The ‘pen has a 1.61 ERA in 44 2/3 innings at Goss Stadium.
• A win would keep OSU in pace with the 2005 and 2013 clubs for the best record (38-8) through 46 games in a season. Both teams improved that mark to 41-8 before losing the ninth game of the season.
• Head coach Pat Casey owns 26 of the Beavers’ 29 all-time wins versus UCLA.
• Oregon State is 9-2 this season when a game is televised on either the Pac-12 Networks or ESPNU.
• OSU is 22-6 this season in day games.
• Oregon State is averaging 2,733 fans per home date in 2014, which, if the season ended today, would the second-best mark in school history. The Beavers are second in the West Coast in attendance.
• OSU is 29-0 when getting more hits.